Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)
Ramsey County offers funding through the federal Community Development Block Grant Program for organizations with public infrastructure projects in low-to-moderate income suburban cities. Projects include public services, programs and facilities that promote the rehabilitation of owner-occupied housing and an improved quality of life for residents and their communities. Applicants must be a public or private nonprofit, government agency or for-profit organization that meets eligibility of the Code of Federal Regulations.
- Provide decent housing.
- Create suitable living environments.
- Expand economic opportunities, primarily for persons of low and moderate income.
How to apply
Frequently asked questions
On May 9, 2023, the Ramsey County Housing and Redevelopment Authority approved CDBG and HOME funding for the following:
|Hammer Residences||Home Revitalization||scattered sites suburban countywide||CDBG||$148,000|
|MN One Stop for Communities||Acquisition||suburban countywide||CDBG||$90,000|
|Homeowner Home Rehabilitation|
|Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity||A Brush With Kindness||City of Roseville||CDBG||
|Slipstream Inc.||Manufactured Home Critical Repair||suburban countywide||CDBG||$225,000|
|Community Action Partnership of Ramsey and Washington Counties||Single-Family Home Critical Repair and rehab activities||suburban countywide||CDBG||$150,000|
|MN One Stop for Communities||Program Services||suburban countywide||CDBG||$40,000|
|HOME Line||Tenant Hotline||suburban countywide||CDBG||$39,936.80|
|HousingLink||Rental Housing Search||suburban countywide||CDBG||$19,000|
|Hearts and Hammers||Homeowner Home Rehabilitation||suburban countywide||CDBG||$10,000|
|Open Arms of MN||Nutrition Program||suburban countywide||CDBG||$20,000|
|White Bear Area Food Shelf||Food Support||suburban countywide||CDBG||$20,000|
|Keystone Community Services||Food Shelf Services||suburban countywide||CDBG||$20,000|
|Interfaith Action of Greater Saint Paul||Food Shelf||suburban countywide||CDBG||$20,000|
|Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity||Acquisition Rehab||suburban countywide||CDBG||$150,000|
|Administration and Planning||
|Affordable Rental Housing|
|Reuter Walton||Rice Street New Rental Construction||Little Canada, MN||HOME||$831,822|
|Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) Set Aside||$91,355|
|Administration and Planning (less Dakota County Admin)||$45,677|